After 7 years of teaching, I became a stay-at-home mom (now 15 years ago) which meant learning how to live on one income (sometimes as low as $30k a year). Although this was challenging, it taught me how to create beauty in my home by thrifting, shopping deals and renovating our home, with the help of my handy husband. I love intentional design with neutrals (function and beauty on a budget is my jam) and love helping others create a cozy home on a budget too.
Grab a paintbrush with me and let's do this!
I bought this antique kitchen table for $75 at a local thrift shop last fall and finally finished restoring it last weekend. It sold within a week on @FacebookMarketplace for $450. Woo hoo! That is a $375 profit! I was so excited because this was the first piece of furniture I specifically bought to refinish […]